The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL 12 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 26.67% 26.00% 17.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 85.71% 56.52% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 15
Average salary £48,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £41,650 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
SQL
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Programming Languages Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 31.11% 46.00% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 17
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

SQL
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region.

SQL Salary Trend in Dunstable

SQL
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Dunstable

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 28 (80.00%) Finance
2 25 (71.43%) Oracle
3 21 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 20 (57.14%) Oracle Database
5 16 (45.71%) Shell Script
6 15 (42.86%) Java
7 10 (28.57%) XML
7 10 (28.57%) XSL
7 10 (28.57%) XSLT
7 10 (28.57%) LoadRunner
7 10 (28.57%) SLA
7 10 (28.57%) HP
7 10 (28.57%) Performance Testing
7 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
7 10 (28.57%) Test Strategy
7 10 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.00%) JMS
8 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 7 (20.00%) AMQP
8 7 (20.00%) REST
8 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (17.14%) PuTTY
9 6 (17.14%) WinSCP
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
9 6 (17.14%) MS Office
9 6 (17.14%) UNIX
9 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.14%) FTP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Finacle
1 1 (2.86%) Summit
1 1 (2.86%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (2.86%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) AMQP
2 6 (17.14%) PuTTY
2 6 (17.14%) WinSCP
2 6 (17.14%) FTP
2 6 (17.14%) SSH
3 2 (5.71%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) DB2
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) LoadRunner
2 6 (17.14%) Toad
2 6 (17.14%) JIRA
General
1 28 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Applications Support
2 10 (28.57%) Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Test Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Support Specialist
3 9 (25.71%) Applications Specialist
3 9 (25.71%) Applications Support Specialist
4 8 (22.86%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Environment Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Environment Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) Trainee Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Trainee
7 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Solutions Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) XML
1 10 (28.57%) XSL
1 10 (28.57%) XSLT
2 7 (20.00%) JMS
2 7 (20.00%) REST
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (17.14%) Middleware
4 4 (11.43%) Java EE
5 3 (8.57%) Spring
5 3 (8.57%) JSF
5 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.57%) JSP
5 3 (8.57%) Struts
6 2 (5.71%) .NET
6 2 (5.71%) WPF
6 2 (5.71%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) UNIX
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Performance Testing
1 10 (28.57%) Test Strategy
1 10 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.43%) Time Management
4 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.71%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 16 (45.71%) Shell Script
3 15 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) VB
4 2 (5.71%) XAML
4 2 (5.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
1 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) HP
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Avaloq
4 1 (2.86%) Fiserv
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